Come aboard one of India’s most iconic trains, and get ready for the royal Indian Odyssey journey. This 8-day extravaganza will take through the fascinating, ever-changing vistas of an ancient and vibrant India from its capital in Delhi to its leading metropolis of Mumbai. On this luxurious holiday, explore the glorious Taj Mahal at Agra, the sparkling city of Jaipur, and the lakes and glorious palaces at Udaipur. Additionally, you’ll visit the stunning monuments of Vadodara, along with some of the most prominent & unexplored destinations of west-central India. Simply put, this Indian Odyssey journey is like none other, in a land like no other.
Destinations Covered:Delhi, Sawai Madhopur, Agra, Jaipur, Udaipur, Vadodara, Ellora Caves, Mumbai
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||DELHI / MUMBAI|
|DEPARTURE TIME||As per Tour Plan|
DAY 01 Delhi- SawaiMadhopur (Ranthambore)
On day 1, once you arrive in Delhi Board the Deccan Odyssey train at the Delhi railway station and begin your enchanting journey, heading to the home of Tigers – Ranthambore.
DAY 02 SawaiMadhopur (Ranthambore)
Arrive at Sawai Madhopur and spend a day in the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, once the private hunting ground of the Maharajas of Jaipur. Enjoy adventurous morning safari at the Reserve. Followed by a village safari in the afternoon.
DAY 03 Agra
Today, the Deccan Odyssey arrives at the Mughal citadel of Agra. Visit the iconic Taj Mahal and other architecturagems of the Mughal Empire, the Itmad-ud-Daullah and the impressive Agra Fort.
DAY 04 Jaipur
Arrive at the historic capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, often called the Pink City. Explore the forts and palaces with a walk through the colourful bazaars of this beautiful city.
DAY 05 Udaipur
Arrive at the princely city of Udaipur. Visit the famous City Palace which houses the spectacular Crystal Gallery followed by an enthralling walk through the quaint streets of the Old City. This afternoon, be treated to a lavish lunch of local specialties at an exquisite venue.
DAY 06 Vadodra
Today you arrive at the Royal city of the Gaekwads, Vadodara. Visit the famous Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, a World Heritage site, the magnificent Jami Masjid and the Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum. Witness a scintillating folk dance performance, as you savour a wide array of delicacies from the Royal kitchens at the Lakshmi Vilas Palace.
DAY 07 Ellora caves
Proceed to visit Ellora Caves – a World Heritage site. A unique artistic creation, with its sanctuaries devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism, it illustrates the spirit of tolerance that was characteristic of ancient India.
DAY 08 Mumbai
Arrive at Mumbai, where your journey comes to an end.